Tag: Blockchain Tech

German Startup Launches World’s First Blockchain-Powered UBI “Circles”

German Startup Launches World’s First Blockchain-Powered UBI “Circles”

Circles, a Berlin-based company, has launched a Universal Basic Income application which gives away free crypto via blockchain technology. The project launched on the xDai Ethereum sidechain which aims to provide its users with basic income each week. All users will receive 100 “Circles” cryptocurrency upon signing up and an additional of 14 Circles each […]

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Stellar (XLM) Soars after USDC Stablecoin Announces Blockchain Implementation

Stellar (XLM) Soars after USDC Stablecoin Announces Blockchain Implementation

Stellar Lumens (XLM) has seen large green candles in the past 24 hours as Coinbase & Circle’s USDC announced the integration of Stellar’s blockchain starting early next year. Announcing Circle’s USDC support for Stellar across its suite of payments infrastructure APIs and business account products by Q1 2021 🚀 https://t.co/MrlQB4JTGA — Circle (@circlepay) October 15, […]

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Blockchain Tech Integration Poised to Boost Global Economy by $1.7 Trillion in 10 Years

Blockchain Tech Integration Poised to Boost Global Economy by $1.7 Trillion in 10 Years

According to a new report published by PwC Global, blockchain technology integration across private and public sectors worldwide is set to boost the global economy by $1.7 trillion in the next decade. In the UK, that would translate to a £57 billion growth by Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in the same time period as it […]

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Tether’s Market Cap to Surpass That of Ethereum’s in 2021?

Tether’s Market Cap to Surpass That of Ethereum’s in 2021?

According to Bloomberg’s Crypto Outlook Report entitled “Bitcoin Trend, Adding Zeros”, the world’s largest stablecoin Tether (USDT) is primed to surpass the crypto market’s second most capitalized asset, Ethereum (ETH) by this time next year. Currently, ETH has a market cap of $43 billion USD, while USDT recorded an all-time-high of $16 billion in October […]

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Luxury Watchmaker Breitling Integrates Blockchain-Based Passport for All Watches Manufactured

Luxury Watchmaker Breitling Integrates Blockchain-Based Passport for All Watches Manufactured

Blockchain technology integration is penetrating increasingly diverse industries, from transport, supply & logistics, judicial reviews to car manufacturing and whiskey production, so it stands to reason that Swiss luxury brand watchmaker Breitling is jumping into blockchain utilization as well. Breitling first announced plans to offer a digital passport for its new watches back in March […]

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[Exclusive] A Chat with Vanessa Koh, CTO of BCB Blockchain: Furthering Blockchain Adoption in Asia & Recent Collaboration with Huawei

[Exclusive] A Chat with Vanessa Koh, CTO of BCB Blockchain: Furthering Blockchain Adoption in Asia & Recent Collaboration with Huawei

Singapore-based blockchain firm BCB Blockchain is fronting the blockchain adoption movement across Asia, providing multilateral support to blockchain tech startups in the region. In June, the firm announced a $15 million grant to be distributed across 1,000 startups across various high-growth industries. Prior to that, the firm partnered with the Philippines Department of Science and […]

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Dapper Labs’ Flow Raises $18 Million in Token Sale

Dapper Labs’ Flow Raises $18 Million in Token Sale

Dapper Labs, the creative team behind hit application CryptoKitties, announced the successful raise of $18 million in its recent token sale held by CoinList. The sale, which consisted of both a community sale and also an auction, saw the participation of more than 13,000 investors in the FLOW token, the namesake token behind the company’s […]

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New Cross-Chain Bridge by Solana to Bypass Ethereum Congestion

New Cross-Chain Bridge by Solana to Bypass Ethereum Congestion

Ethereum 2.0 and its promised upgrades are looming in the near horizon, but in the meantime, congestion on Ethereum’s network shows no sign of abating, which leaves traders and developers in a bind. As they wait for solutions to scalability issues on the network, other alternative blockchains and products are emerging to fill in the […]

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Bitfinex Brings Liquidity to EOS Community with New Eosfinex Mainnet

Bitfinex Brings Liquidity to EOS Community with New Eosfinex Mainnet

Based on a press release shared with SuperCryptoNews, Bitfinex has beta launched digital assets trading platform eosfinex, which is executed on EOSIO technology and the EOS mainnet. With eosfinex, Bitfinex promises to bring liquidity on its main trading platform to EOS holders and community, which has long been troubled by the challenge of illiquidity. “The […]

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